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Students for Life at Georgia Tech v. Regents of the University System of Georgia

Georgia Tech student group’s lawsuit prompts end to discrimination against MLK’s niece

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Summary

The Students for Life chapter at Georgia Tech filed a federal lawsuit after the university’s student government denied funding, freely available to other clubs for their events, for a speaking event featuring Alveda King, the niece of civil rights activist Martin Luther King, Jr., because she is “inherently religious” like her uncle.

Case Documents

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Date
Trial Court
9/10/2020
Trial Court
9/10/2020
Trial Court
4/1/2020

Case Profiles

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Caleb Dalton
Caleb Dalton
Senior Counsel
Caleb Dalton serves as senior counsel with Alliance Defending Freedom, where he plays a key role at the Center for Academic Freedom.
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Tyson Langhofer
Tyson Langhofer
Senior Counsel, Director of Center for Academic Freedom
Tyson Langhofer serves as senior counsel and director of the Center for Academic Freedom with Alliance Defending Freedom.